HILT Conference 2018
Implementing the Science of Learning to Advance the Art of Teaching
Friday, September 21, 2018
Wasserstein Hall, Harvard University


8:30am Breakfast and registration
9:00am Lawrence S. Bacow, President, Harvard University
Welcome remarks
9:30am Erin Driver-Linn, Dean for Education (SPH); Founding Director of the Harvard Initiative for Learning and Teaching (HILT)
Framing the day
10:00am Keynote: The Intentional University
A conversation exploring educational practices at Harvard with a former Harvard faculty member who used an outcomes-based, science of learning approach to start a new university, and a former Senator and Governor who has advocated strongly for broad reform in higher education

    • Claudine Gay (moderator), Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
    • Bob Kerrey, Former U.S. Senator and Governor of Nebraska
    • Stephen Kosslyn, Founder, President, and CEO of Foundry College
11:00am Unpacking the Plenary
Breakout sessions 1
12:00pm Implementation Workshops
Breakout sessions 2
1:15pm Lunch Plenary
Featuring a conversation with Provost Alan Garber and incoming Vice Provost for Advances in Learning Bharat Anand
2:30pm Closing